50 DIYs to Update Your Kitchen

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    Spruce Up Your Kitchen

    The Lovely Drawer

    Time to get creative! These 50 DIY projects are perfect for updating your kitchen, from storage to decor, you'll surely find something that will work for you and your kitchen. You cook in there everyday, so you want it to be fun and functional!

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    DIY Herb Planter Cutting Board

    DIY Herb Planter Cutting Board
    DIY Herb Planter Cutting Board. The Merry Thought

    Cooking with fresh herbs is an easy way to enhance your meal, so make it easier to add herbs to your favorite dish with an planter that doubles as a cutting board. This way you can pick a few leaves off your favorite herb and chop them up on the cutting board before tossing them into whatever dish you are making.

    DIY herb planter cutting board tutorial from The Merry Thought

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    DIY Abstract Painted Plates

    DIY Abstract Painted Plates
    DIY Abstract Painted Plates. Burkatron

    For your next celebration, skip the paper plates and make some reusable brightly colored plates that you can paint with abstract designs.

    DIY abstract painted plates tutorial from Burkatron

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    DIY Painted Cabinets

    DIY Painted Cabinets
    DIY Painted Cabinets. A Joyful Riot

    Give your kitchen a makeover by painting your cabinets. It's a fun and dramatic change that does not cost a lot of money to do.

    DIY painted cabinets tutorial from A Joyful Riot

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    DIY Pour Over Coffee Stand

    DIY Pour Over Coffee Stand
    DIY Pour Over Coffee Stand. Francoise Et Moi

    Get the perfect cup of coffee every morning with a pour over coffee stand that you can easily DIY.

    DIY pour over coffee stand tutorial from Francoise Et Moi

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    DIY Kitchen Storage Jars

    DIY Kitchen Storage Jars
    DIY Kitchen Storage Jars. The Lovely Drawer

    Store all your essential ingredients like sugar and flour in some simple yet beautiful DIY storage jars.

    DIY kitchen storage jars tutorial from The Lovely Drawer

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    DIY Cup Stand Tree

    DIY Cup Stand Tree
    DIY Cup Stand Tree. Oh Oh Blog

    Keep your mugs within easy reach in your kitchen by hanging them off a cup stand, perfect for leaving right next to the coffee machine.

    DIY cup stand tree tutorial from Oh Oh Blog

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    DIY Kitchen Rug

    DIY Kitchen Rug
    DIY Kitchen Rug. A Beautiful Mess

    Decorate your kitchen floor with a custom rug–the fabric will provide you a soft spot to stand on when you do the dishes.

    DIY kitchen rug from A Beautiful Mess

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    DIY Pizza Stand

    DIY Pizza Stand
    DIY Pizza Stand. Sugar And Cloth

    Take your pizza out of the box (or out of the oven) and serve it on a decorative stand that will keep it within easy reach at the center of your kitchen's table.

    DIY pizza stand tutorial from Sugar And Cloth

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    DIY Taco Stand

    DIY Taco Stand
    DIY Taco Stand. Sarah Hearts

    For Taco Tuesday impress your family by serving ready-made tacos arranged in a pretty display. Place it in the center of your table, making them easy to grab from this clever DIY taco stand.

    DIY taco stand tutorial from Sarah Hearts

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    DIY Brushstroke Glasses

    DIY Brushstroke Glasses
    DIY Brushstroke Glasses. A Kailo Chic Life

    From serving juice to cocktails, these fun DIY brushstroke glasses are a great addition to your kitchen.

    DIY brushstroke glasses tutorial from A Kailo Chic Life

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    DIY Pantry Storage Jars

    DIY Pantry Storage Jars
    DIY Pantry Storage Jars. A Beautiful Mess

    Organize your pantry with labeled glass jars, so you can easily see when you are running low of essential pantry items, such as cocoa, chia seeds or rice.

    DIY pantry storage jars tutorial from A Beautiful Mess

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    DIY Wood Salt And Pepper Shakers

    DIY Wood Salt And Pepper Shakers
    DIY Wood Salt And Pepper Shakers. The Merry Thought

    This weekend craft yourself a new gorgeous set of wood salt and pepper shakers.

    DIY wood salt and pepper shakers tutorial from The Merry Thought

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    DIY Kitchen Storage Cart

    DIY Kitchen Storage Cart
    DIY Kitchen Storage Cart. Idle Hands Awake

    Lack enough storage space in your kitchen? One easy solution is to build a kitchen storage cart for small appliances and dishes, so you can keep your extra kitchen items hidden until you need them.

    DIY kitchen storage cart tutorial from Idle Hands Awake

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    DIY Hickory Cutting Board

    DIY Hickory Cutting Board
    DIY Hickory Cutting Board. Francoise Et Moi

    Craft yourself a lovely hickory cutting board, perfect for cutting up fresh fruit or vegetables.

    DIY hickory cutting board tutorial from Francoise Et Moi

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    DIY Copper Pipe Paper Towel Holder

    DIY Copper Pipe Paper Towel Holder
    DIY Copper Pipe Paper Towel Holder.

    Keep your paper towels within easy reach by hanging it on a copper pipe towel holder that you can install under your kitchen cabinets without taking up any additional counter space.

    DIY copper pipe paper towel holder tutorial from Squirrelly Minds

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    DIY Kitchen Herb Garden

    DIY Kitchen Herb Garden
    DIY Kitchen Herb Garden. Oh Oh Blog

    Instead of running to the grocery store every time you need fresh herbs, grow all your favorites in a vertical herb garden that you can DIY.

    DIY kitchen herb garden tutorial from Oh Oh Blog

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    DIY Donut Apron

    DIY Donut Apron
    DIY Donut Apron. A Beautiful Mess

    Keep your clothes clean while you bake with this adorable DIY donut apron that is easy to make.

    DIY donut apron tutorial from A Beautiful Mess

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    DIY Acrylic Serving Board

    DIY Acrylic Serving Board
    DIY Acrylic Serving Board. Sugar And Cloth

    Serve up snacks for your next dinner party on a colorful acrylic serving board that everyone will be surprised to hear you made yourself.

    DIY acrylic serving board tutorial from Sugar And Cloth

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    DIY Painted Spoons

    DIY Painted Spoons
    DIY Painted Spoons. Make And Tell

    Update regular spoons with a little bit of paint to give them a chic gold handle.

    DIY painted spoons tutorial from Make And Tell

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    DIY Cork Placemats

    DIY Cork Placemats
    DIY Cork Placemats. Sarah Hearts

    Protect your kitchen counters or table with these quick-to-make cork placemats.

    DIY cork placemats tutorial from Sarah Hearts

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    DIY Modern Cake Stand

    DIY Modern Cake Stand
    DIY Modern Cake Stand. The Merry Thought

    Help your homemade cake look even more spectacular by raising it onto a pedestal with this modern DIY cake stand.

    DIY modern cake stand tutorial from The Merry Thought

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    DIY Zinc EAT Sign

    DIY Zinc Eat Sign
    DIY Zinc Eat Sign. Lolly Jane

    Decorate your kitchen with fun but affordable art by crafting a zinc "EAT" sign to hang on one of the walls in your kitchen.

    DIY zinc eat sign tutorial from Lolly Jane

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    DIY Subway Tiles Kitchen Backsplash

    DIY Subway Tiles Kitchen Backsplash
    DIY Subway Tiles Kitchen Backsplash. Delia Creates

    Subway tiles look perfect as a kitchen backsplash no matter your decorating style. This weekend, update your kitchen by adding a subway tile backsplash with this superb DIY project.

    DIY kitchen subway tiles backsplash tutorial from Delia Creates

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    DIY Painted Wooden Spoon

    DIY Painted Wooden Spoon
    DIY Painted Wooden Spoon. Say Yes

    Brighten your bland wooden spoons by painting the handles in any colors you prefer.

    DIY painted wooden spoon tutorial from Say Yes

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    DIY Wood Cabinet Pulls

    DIY Wood Cabinet Pulls
    DIY Wood Cabinet Pulls. New Blooming

    Instead of the standard metal cabinet pulls you find in most retail stores, make your own set of wood cabinet pulls for a unique handmade touch in your kitchen.

    DIY wood cabinet pulls tutorial from New Blooming

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    DIY Marble And Wood Serving Platter

    DIY Marble And Wood Serving Platter
    DIY Marble And Wood Serving Platter. Almost Makes Perfect

    Serve snacks or appetizers on a high-end looking marble and wood serving platter that you can DIY.

    DIY marble and wood serving platter tutorial from Almost Makes Perfect

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    DIY Rolling Kitchen Island

    DIY Rolling Kitchen Island
    DIY Rolling Kitchen Island. Club Crafted

    Give your kitchen some extra counter space or a breakfast bar to eat from with this DIY moveable kitchen island.

    DIY rolling kitchen island tutorial from Club Crafted

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    DIY Brushstroke Plates

    DIY Brushstroke Plates
    DIY Brushstroke Plates. A Kailo Chic Life

    For a relaxing afternoon activity, break out the paint and decorate some plates by painting lines in your favorite colors across the dishes in big strokes. The end result is striking and your dishes are now perfect for entertaining.

    DIY brushstroke plates tutorial from A Kailo Chic Life

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    DIY Footed Serving Bowls

    DIY Footed Serving Bowls
    DIY Footed Serving Bowls. Sugar And Cloth

    These DIY footed serving bowls are perfect for your family style meals, where you place all the food on the table at once and let everyone help themselves.

    DIY footed serving bowls tutorial from Sugar And Cloth

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    DIY Gimme Some Sugar Dish Towel

    DIY Gimme Some Sugar Dish Towel
    DIY Gimme Some Sugar Dish Towel. Persia Lou

    Add a playful touch to your kitchen decor by crafting a "gimme some sugar" dish towel that is sure to make you smile every time you see it.

    DIY gimme some sugar dish towel tutorial from Persia Lou

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    DIY Kitchen Appliance Garage

    DIY Kitchen Appliance Garage
    DIY Kitchen Appliance Garage. Build Basic

    Keep you kitchen counters looking clean and organized by hiding small appliances like the coffee machine or toaster in a kitchen appliance garage that you can build yourself.

    DIY kitchen appliance Garage tutorial from Build Basic

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    DIY Paper Scrap Magnets

    Rita Shehan

    Repurpose old craft paper with these cute and simply kitchen magnets. Easy to assemble and customize, paper scrap magnets can spice up your fridge or filing cabinet or anywhere else!

    DIY Paper Scrap Magnets from The Spruce

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    DIY Wood Cake Stand

    DIY Wood Cake Stand
    DIY Wood Cake Stand. Almost Makes Perfect

    Serve up cake at your next family birthday party on a minimalist wood cake stand that makes any cake seem fancier.

    DIY wood cake stand tutorial from Almost Makes Perfect

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    DIY Patterned Placemats And Napkin Rings

    DIY Patterned Placemats And Napkin Rings
    DIY Patterned Placemats And Napkin Rings. A Kailo Chic Life

    Add some pattern to your tableware with some new matching placemats and napkin rings with this printable DIY project.

    DIY patterned placemats and napkin rings tutorial from A Kailo Chic Life

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    DIY Personalized Salad Servers

    DIY Personalized Salad Servers
    DIY Personalized Salad Servers. Drawn To DIY

    These DIY salad servers are a simple way to personalize your kitchen utensils and they also make a great hostess gift.

    DIY personalized salad servers tutorial from Drawn To DIY

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    DIY Confetti Pattern Plates

    DIY Confetti Pattern Plates
    DIY Confetti Pattern Plates. Sugar And Cloth

    Skip the boring white plates and make your family a set of fun confetti patterned dishes to serve your meals on.

    DIY confetti pattern plates tutorial from Sugar And Cloth

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    DIY Wood Paper Towel Holder

    DIY Wood Paper Towel Holder
    DIY Wood Paper Towel Holder. Poppytalk

    Instead of simply leaving a roll of paper towels on your kitchen counter, store it on a stylish wood paper towel holder with this DIY project.

    DIY wood paper towel holder tutorial from Poppytalk

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    DIY Chalkboard Spice Jars

    DIY Chalkboard Spice Jars
    DIY Chalkboard Spice Jars. Make And Tell

    Keep your dried spices organized by making a set of chalkboard jars so you can write directly on the jar the name of the spice you are storing in each jar.

    DIY chalkboard spice jars tutorial from Make And Tell

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    DIY Colorful Breakfast Bowls

    DIY Colorful Breakfast Bowls
    DIY Colorful Breakfast Bowls. A Kailo Chic Life

    Update your morning routine by serving yourself a bowl of cereal in one of these cheerful DIY breakfast bowls.

    DIY colorful breakfast bowls tutorial from A Kailo Chic Life

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    DIY House Shaped Mug Shelf

    DIY House Shaped Mug Shelf
    DIY House Shaped Mug Shelf. A Beautiful Mess

    This DIY house shaped mug shelf is perfect to hang over your coffee cart to showcase your mug collection.

    DIY house shaped mug tutorial from A Beautiful Mess

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    DIY Marble Plate Chargers

    DIY Marble Plate Chargers
    DIY Marble Plate Chargers. Sugar And Cloth

    For a more formal place setting, add these handmade marble plate chargers underneath your dinner plates when you are setting the table.

    DIY marble plate chargers tutorial from Sugar And Cloth

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    DIY Brass Cabinet Pulls

    DIY Brass Cabinet Pulls
    DIY Brass Cabinet Pulls. New Blooming

    Learn how to update your old cabinet pulls to look like brass with this DIY.

    DIY brass cabinet pulls tutorial from New Blooming

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    DIY Faux Herringbone Kitchen Backsplash

    DIY Faux Herringbone Kitchen Backsplash
    DIY Faux Herringbone Kitchen Backsplash. A Beautiful Mess

    Even on a tight budget, you can still give your kitchen a makeover using markers to draw a faux herringbone backsplash on your kitchen walls.

    DIY faux herringbone kitchen backsplash tutorial from A Beautiful Mess

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    DIY Wood Slice Cake Stand

    DIY Wood Slice Cake Stand
    DIY Wood Slice Cake Stand. Delia Creates

    Serve your homemade dessert on a DIY rustic wood slice cake stand. Stunning!

    DIY wood slice cake stand tutorial from Delia Creates

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    DIY Hanging Kitchen Garden

    DIY Hanging Kitchen Garden
    DIY Hanging Kitchen Garden. Happiness Is Creating

    Make the most of your vertical space in your kitchen by hanging a few small plants on your kitchen cupboards to give yourself an indoor garden.

    DIY hanging kitchen garden tutorialfrom Happiness Is Creating

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    DIY Color Edged Tea Towels

    DIY Color Edged Tea Towels
    DIY Color Edged Tea Towels. Sugar And Cloth

    Learn how to add a decorative color border to your kitchen tea towels with this DIY project.

    DIY color edged tea towel tutorial from Sugar And Cloth

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    DIY Kitchen Island

    DIY Kitchen Island
    DIY Kitchen Island. Build Basic

    Have you always dreamed of having an island in your kitchen? If so, learn how to build your own kitchen island that will give you plenty of extra counter space.

    DIY kitchen island tutorial from Build Basic

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    DIY Honeycomb Burnt Cutting Board

    DIY Honeycomb Burnt Cutting Board
    DIY Honeycomb Burnt Cutting Board. Crafted Club

    Burn a decorative honeycomb design into a cutting board with this DIY project.

    DIY honeycomb burnt cutting board tutorial from Club Crafted

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    DIY Gold Rimmed Glasses

    DIY Gold Rimmed Glasses
    DIY Gold Rimmed Glasses. A Kailo Chic Life

    Instead of buying gold rimmed glasses at the store, make your own set using paint. Your cocktails will never look better.

    DIY gold rimmed glasses tutorial from A Kailo Chic Life

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    DIY Dishwasher Safe Painted Mugs

    DIY Dishwasher Safe Painted Mugs
    DIY Dishwasher Safe Painted Mugs. Delia Creates

    Make yourself a set of custom coffee or tea mugs by painting a unique design on each mug.

    DIY dishwasher safe painted mugs tutorial from Delia Creates